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2021 WH Mid Year BPT Intake - Immediate Start

Applications are invited from suitably qualified, first, second and third year graduates to join our BPT program at Western Health from August 2021 for 6 to 18 month contract lengths.

About the Role

Western Health has a number of BPT positions available for first, second and third year graduates who hold current General AHPRA registration.

Western Health offers a highly supportive, clinically rich, and professionally exciting environment in which to train. A dedicated education program tailored to BPT’s includes 4 hours per week of structured teaching, in addition to Grand rounds, simulation-based training, and numerous professional development workshops.

All Basic Physician Trainees are provided rotations through the Greater Western Consortium (GWC) comprising Western Health (Western Hospital, Sunshine Hospital and Williamstown Hospital), Melbourne Health (RMH), Albury Wodonga Health, and Ballarat Health Service.

Rotations are allocated via an individualised, preference-based system, with an emphasis on fair and equal access, and breadth of exposure.

About Us

Our workforce of over 9,000 employees are driven by our values of ‘Compassion, Accountability, Respect, Excellence and Safety’ (CARES). We value our people and provide them the opportunity to grow and develop.  Our teams are friendly and supportive, ensuring we deliver a safe, person-centred and connected patient experience.

Western Health comprises of three acute public hospitals: Footscray, Sunshine and Williamstown Hospital. We also operate the Joan Kirner Women’s and Children’s, Sunbury Day Hospital, Transition Care at Hazeldean and a range of community based services. We care for a diverse community of over 1 million people with complex care needs ranging from Neonates to Geriatrics.

Our employees enjoy a wide range of benefits such as:

  • Professional development support
  • Career advancement opportunities
  • Salary packaging including novated vehicle leasing
  • Work-life balance

Western Health is an equal opportunity employer committed to attracting and retaining diversity in our workforce. We encourage applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Western Health is committed to providing a safe environment for the children and young people who are involved in our services, sites and operations. We follow and abide by all legislative requirements to keep children and young people safe.

All appointments are made subject to a satisfactory Police Record Check, an Immunisation status clearance and (if applicable) a Working with Children’s Check.

Western Health do not accept unsolicited resumes/applications from Recruitment Agencies.

Enquiries: Elke Hendrich
Ph: 83456839
Position Ref: 41565

To view the position description or submit your application, please click the 'Apply Now' button below.

Closed a year ago
Closed a year ago
  • Job type:Entry Level Jobs
  • Disciplines:

    Health, Health Policy and Administration

  • Work rights:

    Australian Permanent Resident, New Zealand

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  • Closing Date:22nd Jun 2021, 1:59 pm


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